The clinic is therefore closed as a precaution.
The Reinickendorfer health department then asked the Robert Koch Institute for administrative assistance.
Clinic closes as a precaution
The head of the office, Patrick Larscheid, said that they wanted to investigate the outbreak together. It is about an extent that is difficult to keep track of at the moment, hence the step to close the Humboldt Clinic.
The house is also closed to accepting new patients. Even outpatient diagnostics or outpatient interventions no longer take place.
The first case in Berlin was discovered two weeks ago.
Series testing in Bayreuth is ongoing
After evidence of a highly contagious corona mutation in Bayreuth, serial tests are running at the local hospital. A spokesman for the clinic said that all employees should be tested by Monday evening. For this purpose, three test roads have been set up and a booking system has been developed.
The Bundeswehr has already been asked.